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WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington, D.C.: A Capital Intergenerational Adventure

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Program #14802RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
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Program intended for grandchildren from 11 - 13 years of age.

From learning who George Washington really was to what spies really do, see our nation's capital in a special way. Enjoy workshops and activities at Mount Vernon, the International Spy Museum, and the Smithsonian Institution's American history and natural history museums. As you explore great memorials and monuments, help your grandchild learn what it means to be an American.


Highlights

• Learn how journalism and the first amendment have shaped our history at the Newseum.
• Spend an afternoon at the National Air & Space Museum's Udvar Hazy Center, home to many of America's largest contributions to flight.
• See some of our nation’s most notable landmarks on field trips to the U.S. Capitol building, the Supreme Court and the Library of Congress.

Program Notes

For a family program experience in Washington, D.C. that includes grandparents, parents and grandchildren ages 11 and up, please check out program 20969 on our website at www.roadscholar.org/20969. Or, Click here.

Activity Notes

Walking up to 2 miles a day.

Coordinated by American Civics Center.


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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners

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